Last night Elk Grove police responded to reports of shots fired at Wackford Community Park. EGPD provided this statement regarding the incident.
The shooting occurred last night at approximately 11pm at the Wackford Community Park. Three males were sitting in car when they were approached by three male suspects who demanded their cellphones. One of the suspects fired multiple times at the vehicle, hitting one of the victims.
The victim was transported to a local area hospital by his friends. When he arrived, law enforcement was notified and it was determined the shooting had occurred at the park.
The victim is in recovery now expected to survive. There is limited suspect information at this time. No one is in custody. The investigation is ongoing.